Actress Brigitte Nielsen has announced she is expecting a baby with husband Mattia Dessi at the age of 54.
This will be the Danish actress’s fifth child, but her first with her current husband, who she married in 2006.
She is best known for starring in Beverly Hills Cop II, Rocky IV and Cobra alongside Sylvester Stallone, who she later married in 1985.
Nielsen has also had a successful modelling career, appearing in Playboy magazine multiple times.
She took to her Instagram page to share a picture of her baby bump with the caption:
“family getting larger ❤ #me #family #brigittenielsen #babybump”
She then shared a second photo with the caption:
“happy time ❤ positive vibes #happyness #positivevibes”
Nielsen has four sons – Raoul Meyer Jr., 23, Douglas Meyer, 25, Killian Gastineau, 28, and Julian Winding, 34 – from previous marriages.
Nielsen joins a number of women having babies over 40, including Janet Jackson and Rachel Weisz.
Congratulations to her and her family!!!